London to welcome first 'smart street' in June

New West End Company has announced details of what it claims is a world first in technology and retail. Set to launch in June, Bird Street in London will be transformed into a 'smart street'; an oasis of technology, fashion, innovation and sustainability. The project is being launched with funding from Transport for London's Future Street incubator scheme.

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Mamas & Papas continues rollout with Glasgow Fort

Following the launch of its Westfield London concept last year, Mamas & Papas has opened its latest store in Glasgow Fort. The new site boasts its first ever maternity collection and an extended gifting offer designed by creative agency Dalziel & Pow. With tech-savvy, experience-driven millennial parents and parents-to be in mind, Glasgow Fort emphasises bespoke service, interactivity and community across 466 sq m of retail space.

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gpstudio to design brand makeover for Vidi Vici

gpstudio has been appointed by beauty brand Vidi Vici to create a blueprint design as part of an international relaunch for the Korean brand, whose owners are repositioning it to sit alongside YSL and Chanel to build its presence as an international brand.

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Canada Goose to open two international flagships

Continuing its global expansion, Canadian winter clothing specialist Canada Goose Holdings has announced it will open two flagship stores this autumn, in London and Chicago. The company has also announced the expansion of its e-commerce channel to seven new markets including Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, Ireland, Belgium, Luxembourg and Austria.

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New brands sign up for Meadowhall in Sheffield

British Land, joint owner of Meadowhall in Yorkshire, has announced five new lettings to the shopping and leisure destination's line-up. The centre will welcome Flannels, Neal's Yard, Godiva, Tag Heuer and Nespresso, as well as four redesigns by House of Fraser, All Saints, Hollister and Hugo Boss.

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